Sheridan College

Sheridan, WY 82801

Located in Sheridan, Wyoming, Sheridan College is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 years to complete.

Northern Wyoming Community College District has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).

Northern Wyoming Community College District's in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $2,136 and fees $1,020. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $6,408 and $1,020 respectively.


Campus LocaleTown: Remote
Student to Faculty Ratio16:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate57%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. LPN
  2. ADN

    The Sheridan College Nursing program offers an Associate of Applied Science Degree with an optional Practical Nursing Track after one year. The program is approved by the Wyoming State Board of Nursing and accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission.

    The ADN program combines theoretical in classroom instruction and clinical practice. Students who successfully complete the program are eligible to apply sit for the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN).

    Students must complete both the classroom and clinical components for students to go on to the next level on the program as indentified by the sequential course order.

    Non nursing requirements must be completed before or concurrently with identified nursing courses. Students are expected to maintain a C grade or higher on all nursing and science courses.

    Admissions Requirements:

    • Complete Application for General Admission
    • Application for admission to the Nursing program
    • Official high school diploma or GED equivalency certificate
    • Official transcripts for all college level coursework
    • Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher for all pre-requisite courses
    • Completion of English and Math requirements
    • TEAS V (Minimum Adjusted Score of 58.7%)

    The nursing program only accepts a limited number of students into the program. An applicant is conditionally accepted into the program on the basis of the total points earned according to the criteria above.

    The program requires a criminal background check, health check including required immunizations CPR certification (Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers), drug screen and liability insurance before full admission is awarded.

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Certificate 53
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Associate's degree 55

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Sheridan College

Northwest College
89.18 miles away
Miles Community College
125.42 miles away
Casper College
137 miles away
Central Wyoming College
140.66 miles away
Western Dakota Technical Institute
191.42 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1968 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
09/01/1989 - Current



Acceptance Rate

Net Price


Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$6,689
30k to 48k$7,478
48k to 75k$9,599
75k to 110k$11,591
Over 110k$11,591
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $89.00 $267.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $0.00 $0.00

Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Two or more races
Black/African American
Non-resident alien
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Race/ethnicity unknown

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

Relevant scholarships

Mabel C. Sargent Scholarship

Applicant must be a junior or senior nursing student at the University of Wyoming enrolled in a program leading to a B.S.N.

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Data source: (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Wyoming state board of nursing
Sheridan College
3059 S Coffeen Ave
Sheridan, WY 82801

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